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BACKGROUND China has the huge map and the largest population in the world. Previous studies on the prevalence and classification of headaches were conducted based on the general population, however, similar studies among the Chinese outpatient population are scarce. This study aimed to analyze the characteristics of 1843 headache patients enrolled in a(More)
BACKGROUND Although medication-overuse headache (MOH) is common in China, its clinical profile is not yet fully established. Meanwhile, ICHD-3 beta has been published, but its diagnostic criteria require further validation. METHODS We retrospectively classified the clinical features of 240 consecutive patients with MOH (55 males, 185 females), whose(More)
BACKGROUND The clinical profile of cluster headache in Chinese patients have not been fully studied. METHODS The classification and clinical features of 120 consecutive patients with cluster headache (105 males, 15 females; mean age, 34.9 ± 10.5 years) visiting at International Headache Center from May 2010 to August 2012 were analyzed. RESULTS Patients(More)
BACKGROUND The endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS) T-786C polymorphism has been implicated in a number of studies investigating ischemic stroke (IS), yet previously published studies showed inconsistent results that recent meta-analyses have not resolved. METHODS In the comprehensive meta-analysis of 12 association studies involving 2836 IS cases and(More)
BACKGROUND Two editions of the International Classification of Headache Disorders (ICHD) diagnostic criteria for "Headache attributed to an intracranial endovascular procedure" have been published, in 2004 and 2013.1,2 Despite studies that have suggested that the former is not very practical, the ICHD-3 beta did not contain major changes. Moreover, so far(More)
Endothelial dysfunction is one of the most important pathological events during the development of several diabetic complications including stroke. The aim of this work was to investigate the role of actin depolymerizing factor (ADF) in advanced glycation endproducts (AGEs)-induced impairment in mouse brain microvascular endothelial cells (MBMECs).(More)
  • Yubao Ma, Xingwen Zhang, +5 authors Shengyuan Yu
  • 2017
RATIONALE Leukoencephalopathy with calcifications and cysts (LCC) is an uncommon entity characterized by edematous leukoencephalopathy, cerebral calcifications, and parenchymal cysts. Due to its rarity, the clinical, radiological, and histopathological features have yet to be well elucidated. PATIENT CONCERNS The first case is a 35-year-old female who was(More)
The aim of this study was to investigate whether there is a long-term improvement in headache of patients with unruptured intracranial aneurysms (UIAs) treated with intracranial endovascular procedures.Using a prospective design, consecutive patients with UIAs with neuroendovascular treatment from January 2014 to December 2014 were asked to participate.(More)
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